The RCD 5" Suspension System for the 1997-2003 Ford F150 w/4R7OW Transmission 4WD includes:
CNC machined replacement cast iron steering knuckles, heavy duty one piece differential skid plate, machined aluminum front driveline and axle hardware, factory style rear block and U-bolt assembly (no "Stacking" of blocks) custom tuned front ride height adjustable Bilstein monotube gas pressure shocks that feature: A 4.5" or 6" ride height that is selected upon installation; and high quality, factory style mounting hardware ensuring trouble free performance on these load bearing shock assemblies.
This kit is compatible with:
-Will NOT work with Air Ride or Electronic Suspension Systems
-Recalibration of the speedometer, ABS and stability control systems (if applicable) will be required by an authorized Ford Dealer
-Verify transmission type by measuring transmission oil pan. 4R70W oil pan measures approximately 13” x 13” square. Will not work on “long style” E4OD equipped vehicles. See part # 10-42098
-*Super Crew application may only achieve 4” of lift due to torsion bar system. Maximum 33” x 12.5” tires on 16” x 8” wheels are recommended. 35” x 12.5” tires will require fender trimming.
-Factory driveshaft is retained
-Vehicles equipped with manual transmissions may not be able to use lateral compression struts.